Reverse P/J 5 string?

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  1. Systolic

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    Does anybody know of a manufacturer who makes these? With the pup flipped. I know some soap bars have a P under the cover, but are some reverse?
  2. Thedeadking

    Thedeadking Supporting Member

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    Are you asking for a P/J with the P reversed position in a 5 string with J in the neck or p in the bridge? Jackson makes the first bass I mentioned.
  3. Grateful

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    Pat Wilkins makes this one. It is picture in the very capable hands of Bryant Siono, who used it touring the world with Jennifer Lopez.

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    I think Sadowsky makes one as well.
  4. mokkat

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    standard P/J setup but with the P pup flipped? All Sandberg's P/J and P/MM 5 stringers have reverse P-pups
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  6. Jared Lash

    Jared Lash Casting out the nines Supporting Member

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    EMG 40P5s are reverse P's under the hood and could be paired with an EMG 40 with a single coil for the bridge.
  7. Pills Are Yummy

    Pills Are Yummy

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    A jackson/Charvel Fusion V is your best bet
  8. bassgod0dmw

    bassgod0dmw Supporting Member

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    Sadowsky will make them
  9. awilkie84

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    Made. They only use EMG humbuckers, now.

    That being said, you can get Spector 5 string bolt-ons with a reverse P/J setup.
  10. Systolic

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    Alright, could we narrow this a touch further, to 24 frets and a 35" scale?
  11. bassgod0dmw

    bassgod0dmw Supporting Member

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    Modulus Q5 with EMG 40P/40J...
  12. AdamR

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    New or used ?

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  13. Grateful

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    That takes Sadowsky out of it....
  14. dedpool1052

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    Valenti
  15. spiritbass

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    Mike Kinal would build one for you.
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    SoVeryTired Endorsing nothing, recommending much Supporting Member

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    In my case (same requirements, except 34", although 35" would have been available), it was cheaper to get one hand-built by ACG than buying a regular production model.
  17. lowendblues

    lowendblues Supporting Member

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    Yamaha BB2000.
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    inthebassclef Supporting Member

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    warwick streamer
  19. Tumbao

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    Lull got my vote here.

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